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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Sisto, Sue Ann.
Spinal cord injuries.
St. Louis, Mo. ; London : Mosby, ©2009
|Document Type:||Book, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Sue Ann Sisto; Erica Druin; Martha Macht Sliwinski
|Description:||xix, 583 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction: Profiles in Courage and Hope 1. Understanding Spinal Cord Injury and Advances in Recovery 2. Medical Management and Complications of Spinal Cord Injury 3. Nursing Care and Education for Patients with Spinal Cord Injury 4. Respiratory Treatment and Equipment 5. Psychological Adjustments to Spinal Cord Injury 6. Evaluation 7. Intervention Principles and Position Changes 8. Transfer Techniques 9. Activities of Daily Living 10. Management of the Upper Limb in Individuals with Tetraplegia 11. Seating and Positioning 12. Assessment and Match for Effective Assistive Technology 13. Using Assistive Technology 14. Accessible Home Modification and Durable Medical Equipment 15. Wheelchair Skills 16. Ambulation 17. Functional Electrical Stimulation 18. Exercise and Fitness with Spinal Cord Injury 19. Sports and Recreation for People with Spinal Cord Injury 20. Wheel Chair Transportation and Safety 21. Transportation and Community Access 22. Functional and Psychosocial Aspects of Aging with SCI 23. Quality of Life After Spinal Cord Injury|
|Responsibility:||by Sue Ann Sisto, Erica Druin, Martha Macht Sliwinski.|
"This is a well-written, thoroughly referenced, and highly practical book for rehabilitation clinicians who work with patients with spinal cord injury. While there are other books that train